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Job Ref No. ECC2750-51 Position Type: Catering Pay Range: Essex Scale 5 Pt 8-11
Position Start Date: 01/09/2022 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 01/07/2022 Midday Date of Interviews: w/c 4th July 2022  

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Catering Manager

22.5 hours per week - 38 weeks per year

Essex Scale 5 Point 8-11

Required: September 2022

Manuden Primary School has an opportunity for a friendly individual, with experience in school catering, to prepare delicious home cooked food for our pupils. We serve an average of 60 lunches a day, representing a take-up of around 70% of our pupils.

Your role will involve:

  • Planning, preparing and presenting all food, in line with the statutory regulations and school standards and ensuring that methods of preparation and presentation comply with current recognised catering standards and food safety legislation.
  • Responsibility for ordering food supplies and stock control and rotation.
  • Ensuring prompt service of all meals.
  • Cooking great food!

Ongoing professional development training will be available for the successful candidate. This role is also supported by an Essex School Meals Service Advisor.

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged.

Apply online at: or call the school on 01279 813370 for further details.

Manuden Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Confirmation of appointment will be subject to satisfactory references, pre-employment checks and an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date: Friday 1st July 2022

Interviews during week commencing: 4th July 2022

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Lizzie Grant
The Street
Manuden, Manuden
Essex, CM23 1DE
Telephone: 01279 813370

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